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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, March 18, 2013 at 5:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' North, Longitude: 172° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.72 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miNorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.5"942.79 miWest0° 01' 30.0"1.72 miNorth942.72 mi
24 hours348° 21' 39.5"756.08 miWest0° 09' 59.9"11.46 miNorth755.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandMon 5:26 PM656 km408 miles354 nmWest W
MidwaySun 6:26 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmNortheast NE
MajuroMon 5:26 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmSouth S
TarawaMon 5:26 PM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmSouth S
PalikirMon 4:26 PM2156 km1339 miles1164 nmSouthwest SW
YarenMon 5:26 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 5:26 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 7:26 PM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmEast E
HagåtñaMon 3:26 PM3079 km1913 miles1663 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 5:26 PM3244 km2016 miles1751 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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